Radio Astronomy data processing package

Version : 31DEC05
Author(s) : NRAO (
License : GPL
Website :

Installs from Open Source Astronomy for Mac OS X cd 5
Disk space required for installation is 681.45 Mb

After the package is installed it can be accessed using the command




The Astronomical Image Processing System is a software package for calibration, data analysis, image display, plotting, and a variety of ancillary tasks on Astronomical Data. It comes from the National Radio Astronomy Observatory. It is primarily for Radio Astronomy. There is a Usenet newsgroup alt.sci.astro.aips that deals with AIPS issues and has occasional interesting announcements. There is a FAQ (answers to Frequently Asked Questions) for this newsgroup too.